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WRHA Indigenous Health Work Placement Program

The Work Placement Program offers First Nations, Métis and Inuit students a chance to gain work experience in health-care settings.

Coordinated by WRHA Indigenous Health Workforce Development, students will be placed in one of the Winnipeg Health Region's facilities to gain experience as an employee of a health region.

Summer Employment

The Work Placement Program has Summer Employment Placements available for high school and post-secondary students looking to gain work experience in with a health region.Placements are open to First Nations, Inuit and Métis students who are returning to school full-time in the fall.

  • Earn money
  • Experience various health-care environments
  • Gain work experience

Placements are paid, full-time positions. Find out how to apply by calling 204-940-8880 for more information.

Benefits of a Placement

There are a number of reasons why you should consider applying for a placement with the Connecting Work Placement Program:

  • Work experience for your resume
  • A learning opportunity that can build your knowledge, skills and abilities
  • Develop business expertise and technical knowledge
  • Networking opportunities
  • References for future employment
  • Improved self-confidence
  • Working alongside established professionals
  • Competitive hourly wage for paid placements
  • Engage in cultural learning activities

Contact us for more information and how to apply.

Contact Indigenous Health - Workforce Development

Seven Oaks General Hospital, Room HD220
2300 McPhllips Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R2V 3M3
Phone: 204-940-8880
Toll Free: 1-877-940-8880
Fax: 204-943-1728
Email: [email protected]